Behind the scenes of YouTube’s epic 2013 Rewind video
12 Dec 2013, 8:45 pm
Google on Wednesday released its year-end Rewind video ”What Does 2013 Say?“, taking the annual mashup video’s epic proportions beyond last year’s YouTube Style. YouTube Rewind started out as a fun... Keep reading →
Sony and Microsoft today both issued separate statements on how their next-generation consoles sold in November, based on data from market research firm NPD. Unsurprisingly, both companies spun the story... Keep reading →
Twitter has changed the way blocking works on its service, allowing blocked users of public accounts to still follow and read those accounts’ tweets in their timelines. Here’s the company’s... Keep reading →
Instagram launches 'Direct' individual messages
Facebook's photo-sharing service Instagram now allows users to send photos or videos to up to 15 individuals
Consoles and tablets top Christmas wishlists, but almost all are already sold out, suppliers tell The Telegraph
Legislation Introduced to Overhaul Retransmission Consent Rules
Two separate pieces of legislation were introduced in Congress on Thursday that would upend retransmission consent negotiations, which have stirred lawmakers after consumers have found broadcast channels blacked out over extended periods. Rep. Anna Eshoo (D-Calif.) and Rep. Zoe Lofgren (D-Calif.) in
With Warner Bros.-New Line’s “The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug” already debuting at No. 1 in several overseas markets, the studio turns its attention to the domestic box office, with Thursday midnight screenings. The sequel is expected to roughly equal the original’s $84 m
Police say Kate Barry, the daughter of actress Jane Birkin and James Bond composer John Barry, was found dead Wednesday in Paris, and a police investigation is under way, though no details were given. She was 46. Barry, who was raised for years by the late French singer Serge Gainsbourg during his r
Aereo Welcomes Supreme Court Intervention in Fight With TV Broadcasters
Online television startup Aereo Inc. said it would welcome the Supreme Court's intervention to resolve a legal fight with broadcasters, who argue its service violates their copyrights.
DirecTV is exploring the idea of an online video service that would appeal to "price-sensitive" young people or other customers who have dropped their pay-TV service, the satellite TV firm said on Thursday.